A number of young activists have come to Davos, not just Greta Thunberg. Felix Finkbeiner, for example, is here to convince the world to plant a trillion trees.
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The United States and several other nations have pledged to cut carbon emissions faster, putting pressure on other big polluters to clean up their acts.
Germany will have to improve its emissions targets from 2031 following a complaint by a coalition of climate activists, including Fridays for Future.
Financing the global shift away from fossil fuels could earn investors trillions, according to discussions at the World Economic Forum. But there's not enough data to get the money where it's needed.
The Davos summit is taking place this year against the backdrop of a crisis that has shredded livelihoods and widened inequalities. The annual event hopes to help drive a robust, green recovery.
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